ASSOCIATIONS

ADTOI launches new chapter

Association of Domestic Tour Operators of India (ADTOI) has launched Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh chapters, aiming to promote tourism. TT Bureau Speaking about ADTOI’s new chapter Rajat Sawhney, Vice President, ADTOI said, “Chandigarh is unique being the capital of the Punjab and Haryana, it’s the best planned city in India. Punjab, …

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Vizag convention from Sep 6-9

The Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO) has declared the dates of their convention. The 34th IATO Convention will be held in Visakhapatnam from September 6-9, 2018. Nisha Verma IATO has announced its 34th convention almost a year in advance. It had announced Andhra Pradesh as the host state for …

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OTOAI EC meets west region

The new Executive Committee team of the Outbound Tour Operators Association of India (OTOAI) descended in Mumbai to meet its members and engage in networking sessions. Hazel Jain It was an informal gathering on a Saturday evening when the new Executive Committee (EC) team headed by its President met members …

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Skål ups its CSR quotient

Skål International Delhi Club—125 announced a slew of events for 2018. The agenda is to add value to its members, making it more relevant. The Club will host knowledge sessions in association with Washington Skål Club and introduce a wellness programme. TT Bureau The Club is hosting its first wellness …

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TAAI opts for the right click

A new app ‘TAAI Connect’ was launched for members at the 64th TAAI Convention held in Srinagar, J&K. The association also declared 2018 as its Visit Kashmir year. Sunil Kumar, President, TAAI, tells more. TT Bureau Ecstatic on the response of organising the convention in Kashmir, Sunil Kumar reveals that …

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J&K hopes to revive tourism

At the 64th Travel Agents Association of India Convention in Srinagar, Mehbooba Mufti, Chief Minister, J&K along with Tassaduq Hussain Mufti, Minister for Tourism, J&K, instils her faith in travel agents to help revive tourism in the Valley. Nisha Verma Mehbooba Mufti welcomed the TAAI delegates to the state and …

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J&K trade pins hopes on TAAI

The TAAI Convention proved to be successful with overbookings and rave reviews. Travel agents and members of the organising committee share their expectations and outcomes of the event. TT Bureau Mahmood Ahmed Shah, Director Tourism, Kashmir With an attempt to dilute negativity about the destination, TAAI’s visit to J&K is …

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TAAI team ecstatic with response

The office bearers and Managing Committee (MC) members of TAAI celebrate the success of the convention by opening up about the myriad offerings of J&K as well as the informative business sessions. Nisha Verma Sanjay Narula, Vice President, TAAI With a renewed interest in Kashmir, I believe the opportunity is …

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HRANI focuses on food safety

The Hotel and Restaurant Association of Northern India (HRANI) held its conclave recently at The Imperial, New Delhi. TT Bureau Hotel and Restaurant Association of Northern India (HRANI) held its conclave on ‘Synergising Food Safety Standards & Regulation in Hospitality Industry’, recently in association with Food Safety and Standards Authority …

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IATO to elect new team in April

Come April 28, the Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO) will elect its new team under the supervision of Akshay Kumar, Vice Chairman, FAITH, who will be the Returning Officer for the election. TT Bureau The recent luncheon meeting of IATO saw full attendance by members and representation from the …

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